Fun Facts

Every wonder what the meanings of famous logos are?

Find out the true meaning of these logos. We have collected a few for fun. Check back occasionally for new logos with their meanings.

Fun Facts about Logos













Meanings Behind Great Logos

Twenty EightyPeople first guess that 20% of the squares are darkened, but that turns out to be false after counting them. The trick is to view the dark squares as 1′s and the light squares as 0′s. Then the top line reads 1010000 and the bottom line reads 0010100, which represent 80 and 20 in binary.

adidas logoThe shape of 3 stripes on the Adidas Logo represents a mountain, pointing out towards the challenges that are seen ahead and goals that can be achieved

amazonThis famous logo is extremely clean and simple but this arrow might not look like more than a smile to you. Before, coming to any conclusions I would like you to know the concept behind this…it says that has everything from a to z and it also represents the smile brought to the customer’s face.

Fed Ex LogoYou would say you have seen it thousand times but just to make you notice an arrow formed between the letters “E” and “X” conveying speed, direction and reliability of this amazing courier service.

logoUsing a bunch of squares, this hidden logo has wonderfully crafted the word “Logo” out of the boxes. This is what i call simple and sweet.


apple logoThe apple is a reference from the Bible story of Adam and Eve, where the apple represents the fruit of Tree of Knowledge. (Apple’s slogan back then: “Byte into an Apple”), he designed the logo as such to “prevent the apple from looking like a cherry tomato.

mercerdesThe star in three corners represents the Mercedes-Benz dominance on land, sea and air.

northwestThe logo reflected a clever way of splitting the alphabets, N and W (north west) along with a location pointed to by the red triangle in the upper left corner. The redesign lost the charm of the original.

ChocolateOne of my favorite chocolates…yummy!! But trust me I never noticed the brilliant logo while enjoying my bar. You must be thinking what is there to find out as it clearly shows the Swiss Alps? Let me explain…Toblerone originated in Bern, Switzerland – A city whose name is rumored to mean, “City of bears”. When you look at it again you will find a bear in the logo.

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